2010 fire damage: $528,000
Fire destroyed $528,000 worth of property in Alexandria last year but it could have been much worse.
Firefighters saved $337,000 from going up in smoke.
In addition, a fire that gutted an antique store on 6th Avenue in the heart of the city could have spread to other structures if not for firefighters' ability to contain it.
Those are just some of the highlights in the 2010 Alexandria Fire Department Annual Report presented to the Alexandria City Council Monday night.
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